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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced

Thin Blue Line Act

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide enhanced penalties for convicted murderers who kill or target America's public safety officers.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
05/10/2017 Introduced in Senate

All Actions (1)

Date
05/10/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate

Committees (1)

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Senate Judiciary05/10/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (9)

  • Crime victims
  • Criminal procedure and sentencing
  • Emergency medical services and trauma care
  • Fires
  • First responders and emergency personnel
  • Health personnel
  • Law enforcement officers
  • Violent crime

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Introduced in Senate (05/10/2017)

Thin Blue Line Act

This bill amends the federal criminal code to expand the list of statutory aggravating factors in death penalty determinations to also include killing or targeting a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or other first responder.